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Species: Cardiocondyla atalanta   Forel, 1915 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Cardiocondyla nuda var. atalanta Forel, 1915b PDF: 75 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Cardiocondyla nuda: Taylor, 1991b PDF: 601.
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Seifert, 2003A PDF: 247.
See also: Seifert, 2008A PDF: 44.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Seifert, B., 2008, Cardiocondyla atalanta Forel, 1915, a cryptic sister species of Cardiocondyla nuda (Mayr, 1866) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Myrmecologische Nachrichten 11, pp. 43-48

Cardiocondyla atalantaHNS

Twenty-eight samples with 48 workers in normal print are the basis of the morphological data sets. In further five samples marked with "**", it was not possible to investigate the full character set. These samples could be determined based on PLG and sqPDF and are included in the distribution map.

Australia: Alice Springs: Kunoth Polk GoogleMaps (leg. Greenslade, No 22110174) [23.51° S, 133.59° E] GoogleMaps; Alice Springs: Kunoth Polk GoogleMaps (leg. Greenslade, No 24110174) [23.51° S, 133.59° E] GoogleMaps; Alton Downs GoogleMaps, Birdsville GoogleMaps - 48 km SW, 19.IX.1972 [26.28° S, 139.10° E] GoogleMaps; Ayers Rock GoogleMaps, 29.X.1981 [25.35° S, 131.03° E] GoogleMaps; Belanglo State Forest GoogleMaps, 16.11.1991 [34.53° S, 150.25° E] GoogleMaps; Black Mountain GoogleMaps, 11.1997 [35.28° S, 149.09° E] GoogleMaps; Broken Hill GoogleMaps, Parkland GoogleMaps, 18.V.1971 [31.96° S, 141.46° E] GoogleMaps; Chilcott Islands GoogleMaps, 8.IX.1967 [16.25° S, 150.00° E] GoogleMaps; Chilcott Islands GoogleMaps, 8.IX.1967 [16.95° S, 149.91° E] GoogleMaps; Coongie GoogleMaps - 25 km S, VIII. 1975 [27.50° S, 140.00° E] GoogleMaps; Cunnamulla GoogleMaps, 17.IX.1974 [28.07° S, 145.67° E] GoogleMaps; Derby-City GoogleMaps, X.1982 [17.31° S, 123.62° E] GoogleMaps; Flinders Ranges, 6.I.1999 [31.37° S, 138.63° E] GoogleMaps; Flinders Ranges: Elatina Hut GoogleMaps - 1 km Nw (leg. Greenslade GoogleMaps) [31.35° S, 138.63° E] GoogleMaps; Flinders Ranges: Westwloona GoogleMaps - 14 km WSW (leg. Greenslade GoogleMaps) [31.50° S, 138.50° E] GoogleMaps; Fowlers Gap GoogleMaps, 19.11.1979 [31.02° S, 146.60° E] GoogleMaps; Kimberley GoogleMaps district (leg. Mjoberg GoogleMaps), holotype C. atalantaHNS [17.4° S, 126.6° E]; Lake GoogleMapsGoogleMaps Menindee GoogleMaps, 19.V.1971 [32.32° S, 142.40° E] GoogleMaps; Ti-Tree Well GoogleMaps - 11 km S, 28.X.1962 [22.26° S, 133.38° E] GoogleMaps; Perth GoogleMaps, Kings Park GoogleMaps, 14.XII.1969 [31.97° S, 115.84° E] GoogleMaps; Ayr GoogleMaps - 24 km NW, 14.XI.1962 [19.45° S, 147.23° E] GoogleMaps; SW Katherine: Manaulloo GoogleMaps [14.50° S, 132.20° E] GoogleMaps; Simpson Gap GoogleMaps, 6.X.1972 [23.71° S, 133.71° E] GoogleMaps; Sydney-Concord GoogleMaps, 1.V.1960 [33.86° S, 151.10° E] GoogleMaps; Perth GoogleMaps (leg. J. Clark) [31.96° S, 115.87° E] GoogleMaps; Gayamin Pool GoogleMaps, Cluttering GoogleMaps [31.47° S, 116.09° E] GoogleMaps; Woodstock- GoogleMaps 52 km S, 11.IV.1976 [20.07° S, 146.82° E] GoogleMaps; above Baroalba springs GoogleMaps, 17.XI.1972 [12.47° S, 132.51° E]. ** GoogleMaps Kalamurina GoogleMaps - 2 km NE, 17.IX.1972 [27.70° S, 138.27° E] GoogleMaps; ** Jabiru GoogleMaps, VI.1984 [12.67° S, 132.87° E] GoogleMaps; ** Cameron Corner GoogleMaps - 40 km E, XI. 1976 [29.01° S, 141.41° E] GoogleMaps; ** Coonabarabran GoogleMaps - 50 km E, 29.III.1980 [31.27° S, 149.80° E], ** GoogleMaps Mining Camp Mitchel Plateau GoogleMaps, V.1983 [14.81° S, 125.83° E] GoogleMaps.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Hills.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times traps, 1 times Site NO2.

Type specimens: syntype of Cardiocondyla atalanta: casent0908343

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